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Rasul Sha’ir

Education & Advisory Services Manager

Rasul provides coaching and capacity-building technical assistance to entrepreneurs and small business owners.

Rasul has more than 15 years’ experience in business development, marketing, digital strategy, design thinking, and business storytelling. For nearly a decade, Rasul ran his own Washington, DC-based marketing and strategy consultancy where he facilitated growth and business development for start-ups, medium-sized businesses, international organizations, and Fortune 500 and 100 companies.

Rasul is a TEDx presenter and two time TEDx producer. He founded TEDxWDC, which focused on entrepreneurship, innovation, and Washington D.C.’s creative economy.

Rasul holds an MBA with a concentration in marketing and brand management from The George Washington University School of Business and a Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch) from Prairie View A&M University.